中韩将扩大合作 South Korea, China to Expand Cooperation

25 August, 2008

中国国家主席胡锦涛和韩国总统李明博在今天(星期一)会谈中同意扩大在政治、经济和其它领域、包括解除北韩核武器问题的合作。韩国总统李明博和来访的中国国家主席胡锦涛发表了联合声明,还同意将两国关系提升到战略合作夥伴关系。

胡锦涛今天抵达首尔,开始为期两天的访问。李明博和胡锦涛今年5月举行过高峰会谈。两人还在北京奥运会开幕期间会了面。

The presidents of China and South Korea agreed during talks today (Monday) to expand cooperation in political, economic and other fields, including North Korea's nuclear disarmament. South Korean President Lee Myung-bak and visiting Chinese President Hu Jintao issued a joint statement also agreeing to upgrade South Korea-China relations to a strategic and cooperative partnership.

Mr. Hu arrived in Seoul today for a two-day visit. President Lee and his Chinese counterpart held a summit in May. They also met on the sidelines of the Olympics opening ceremony in Beijing.